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Hotel Baliem Pilamo

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

you want to go to one of the remotest places on earth and see amazing tribes this is the way to do it. Originally designed as a luxury boutique resort there is still some of that original charm, but it's now all but abandoned, and run by locals with limited English. Expect brown water, and broken fittings. But other than...

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Kiev, Ukraine
Reviewed 11 October 2016

The Hotel is very cozy with a nice and friendly staff. Rooms are convinient and there is a hot water, what is very important in Indonesia. Breakfast is very tasty and included into the price. But the only minus- is wi-fi! you should buy it and it is not cheap. But connection is very bad and you cannot use it...

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Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Staff - one woman on reception had very good English and answered lots of questions for us as well as receiving our complaints and offering us a discount. However the staff weren't always honest saying our hot water would be fixed when it wasn't. We also heard them lie about availability to one person then change their story for the...

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Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 4 August 2016

it is recommended to book at new wings, comfortable bed and hot water. the best hotel in Wamena regency so far I knew. Ask receptionist when you need extra brush teeth,extra towel and some time need to spray the room for mosquito's at night.

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Cape Town
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Hotel Baliem Pilamo is located in the middle of town. You can find a big variety of rooms in prices according to the quality of them. Quite comfortable for such a place like Wamena but do not be surprised if you find a cockroach in the cheaper room. The nice garden and restaurant. Breakfast OK. The staff tried to be...

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Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

I would highly recommend the new wing. There was a smell in the bathroom and I think it's the sewerage. There is no a.c. but had hot shower. Watch out for the power cuts while in the shower as the water supply gets cut off. Other than these issues it was a comfy stay considering we are in a remote...

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Dallas, Georgia
Reviewed 24 March 2016

when you get there, try to have a room at New Wings (new area of rooms). more expensive of Grand Superior Room but more comfortable than old wings. most of traveler have booked those type of rooms, there are only 10 rooms of Grand Superior.

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Sunshine Coast, Australia
Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

This place is a comfortable bed while travelling in a very remote place. It's certainly not luxurious, but please remember where you are. The rooms are clean & tidy. The power goes off regularly (no running water). It's an art to score a hot shower - first in, first served, but you have to wait till the water has had...

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norway
Reviewed 8 March 2016

The best there is, but not good enough. They should send their staff to see and learn from another hotel. Floor show for breakfast is not my cup of tea What about some service??? No fan or airconditioning even in Grand deluxe room. Next to the runway, a lot of noise

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Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 3 March 2016

The room was spacious, clean with functional aircon and hot water. Hot water comes in "hot pulses" so be careful while shovering. There is a patio for having tee or coffee, the hotel does not serve any alcohol. The restaurant has a good choice of indonesian food, the service is rather slow and a bit confused while taking orders. In...

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Address: Wamena, Indonesia
Region: Indonesia > Papua > Wamena
Number of rooms: 30
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“Cheaper rooms are not bad but have smelly bathroom because of poorly installed plumbing, you need to keep closed door to it.”
 of 5 bubbles annarI6607JO, 8 Jul 2016 | Read review
“best view in the old wings but to have good room with hot shower i think is better in the new wings.”
 of 5 bubbles Maiting_na, 23 Mar 2016 | Read review
“its really does not matter. when you will back after 2 nights in Diani village hous - this hotel is the best hotel in the world :)”
 of 5 bubbles 237az, 8 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Avoid rooms facing the courtyard.”
 of 5 bubbles U2854JQstevew, 15 Aug 2015 | Read review
“The deluxe rooms in the new wing are the best”
  • Deluxe suite room; was well worth it.
 of 5 bubbles peaceofangkor, 9 Aug 2015 | Read review
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